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Storms Down Trees, Power Lines in D.C. Area

Storms Down Trees, Power Lines in D.C. Area

Severe storms brought down trees and power lines throughout the mid-Atlantic region, affecting some roads and rail service.

Minimum Wage Going Up in D.C., Maryland

Minimum Wage Going Up in D.C., Maryland

The latest minimum wage increase is now in effect in Washington, D.C. and Maryland.

Weather Causes Delays on Amtrak's Northeast Corridor

Weather Causes Delays on Amtrak's Northeast Corridor

Amtrak passengers are facing delays along the Northeast Corridor because of the weather.

First Lady Hosts Girl Scout White House Campout

First Lady Hosts Girl Scout White House Campout

Some lucky Girl Scouts got the ultimate camping experience Tuesday: an overnight in tents pitched on the White House South Lawn.

See Paintings Escaped Killer Allegedly Gave to Guard

See Paintings Escaped Killer Allegedly Gave to Guard

The convicted murderer who made headlines for his big escape from an upstate New York prison with a fellow inmate was also, apparently, a noted prison artist. Richard Matt was shot dead last week after he...

Fourth of July Metro Traffic to Be Heavier Than Usual

Fourth of July Metro Traffic to Be Heavier Than Usual

This weekend travel guide will help you glide through the Metro’s tunnels and bus routes as you celebrate our nation’s birthday in our nation’s capitol.